Archives for January 2013

Armor of God: Breastplate

This morning, I loaded Lydia up to go to school and when we got there, the crossing guard/carpool person pulled us over to tell us that SCHOOL HAD BEEN CANCELLED! Yippppee! A free day with my pretty girl! The first stop of our free day was to start our newest piece of God’s armor: the […]

Saturday Fun: Win 2 Tickets to dotMom in Dallas!

Hello friend! I don’t usually post on Saturdays, but this was too fun to save till next week. Remember when I went to dotMom in Birmingham? Remember how much I loved it and every single speaker knocked my socks off? Well, dotMom is coming to the Dallas area and it looks so fabulous! Vicki Courtney […]

Invisible Armor

  I told you the Belt of Truth was a hard one for me. I’m not convinced it’s just about being honest. I think it’s more what we talked about on Monday—keeping the truth of God’s Word, namely Jesus (you know, the whole “truth will will set you free” thing?) central to your life and […]

Secret of the Wings Party

The newest Tinkerbell movie, The Secret of the Wings is set in Neverland where the Never Fairies do what fairies do—change the seasons, help animals and paint flowers. There’s only one part of Neverland they never visit (until now, that is): the Winter Woods! This was the setting for Lydia’s 7th birthday party! We totally […]

Walk With the Wise

  The newest Praying God’s Word for Your Kids printable is up on the Facebook page. This one is happy! I’d love a pin to spread the word. *bats eyelashes*    

Belt of Truth

Our next armor of God activity took a few days to come to fruition because I had to order a balloon pump on Amazon. Yes, a balloon pump. When my husband and I were children’s pastors, we did a series on the armor of God and we made a suit of armor out of balloons. […]

5 Tips on Prayerful Parenting from Mark Batterson

Yesterday, I interviewed Mark Batterson, pastor and author of The Circle Maker. I had already underlined 3/4 of his book and then took about two pages of notes during our conversation so to say that I’ve got a lot to say is an understatement! I read The Circle Maker a few months ago because I […]